Winners of OurHealth’s Bedside Manner Awards.

Virginia Cancer Institute is once again honored to have our doctors listed among the most caring in the region. Congratulations to Dr. Trent (first place), Dr. Friedman (third place) and Drs. Gonzalez and Nalluri (honorable mentions) for their recognition in this year’s Bedside Manner Awards. They prove that leading-edge care can be delivered with compassion. More than 10,000 patients in the community were surveyed and asked to rate their experiences with doctors in over 60 specialties. To view the complete list of honorees visit


Virginia Cancer Institute is an independent group of nationally known oncologists and hematologists who bring global advances in cancer treatment to Central Virginia. The practice’s physicians are so highly regarded that they were invited to help the American Society of Clinical Oncology define the standards for quality cancer practices in our country.